Air Power is a historical educational television series broadcast in the 1950s over the CBS television network dealing with the rise of aviation as a military weapon. It starred Walter Cronkite as the narrator and featured a musical score by Norman Dello Joio.In this episode, Lieutenant General James Doolittle relates the story of the Depression, the rise of Hitler and Mussolini, the development of the Army Air Corps and the B-17 bomber, and the final abandonment of isolationism as foreign... Topics: Boeing B-17, Bomber
This is a movie I made about the WWII experiences of my grandfather, Edwin Rinkenberger, and his B-17 crewmates. It was made primarily using footage captured from the computer game "IL-2/Pacific Fighters". He and his crewmates were original members of the 385th Bomb Group, joining it shortly after it's formation in Spokane, Wa. The group transferred to England in July of 1943. The crew was part of the 550th Bomb Squadron and was carried on the group books as it's 22nd crew or the... ( 3 reviews ) Topic: WWII, B-17
byVeteran Voices of Pittsburgh Oral History Initiative
Thomas Wiley of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania was a B-17 pilot in Europe during WWII. He is officially credited with fifty-seven missions, including one mysterious flight that he can’t explain. Listen as Tom recalls the strange circumstances and providence that saved his life that day. This audio short story is a production of the Veteran Voices of Pittsburgh Oral History Initiative. Audiography: Kevin Farkas. Interviewer: Todd DePastino. Original interview recorded January 27, 2012 in... Topics: veterans, Pittsburgh, B-17, WWII
byFirst Motion Picture Unit of the U.S. Army Air Corps
This film is a war documentary produced by one of the "Hollywood Colonels," William Wyler, who joined the Air Force Film unit and recorded the sights and sounds of the last mission of a B-17 bomber known as the Memphis Belle, named after the girlfriend of the pilot. A narrator told the story of the 10 crewmen as examples of simple average American boys doing a tough job. The men and plane were filmed during the bombing raid on the submarine plens in Wilhelmshafen, Germany, "just... ( 3 reviews ) Topics: WWII, war, documentary, b17
A WWII B-17G bomber takes off at the Burlington-Alamance (N.C.), Airport as part of the Wings of Freedom Tour by the Collins Foundation. Topics: B-17, bomber, Burlington, airport, Collins Foundation, WWII
WORLD WITHOUT CANCER explores the revolutionary concept that cancer is a deficiency disease, like scurvy or pellagra, aggravated by the lack of an essential food compound in modern man's diet. That substance is vitamin B17. But in its concentrated and purified form developed specifically for cancer therapy, it is known as Laetrile, the controversial chemical that currently is banned in the United States. The story presented in this book does not carry the approval of orthodox medicine. The Food... ( 1 reviews ) Topics: cancer, G. Edward Griffin, World Without Cancer, cure, cancer cure, cure for cancer, Laetrile,...
byFr Thomas Weise, www.sempergumbyinalaska.blogspot.com
Today we celebrate the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ given to us in the Eucharist. Now we take Jesus, now within us, out into the secular world moving back toward the sacred. Topics: Corpus, Christi, Luke 9:11b-17, service, salvation, catholic, homily
Air Power is a historical educational television series broadcast in the 1950s over the CBS television network dealing with the rise of aviation as a military weapon. It starred Walter Cronkite as the narrator and featured a musical score by Norman Dello Joio. This episode tells the story of the P-51 Mustang, the long range fighter used in the February 1944 air battles that crushed the Luftwaffe and gave the Allies air superiority.The North American Aviation P-51 Mustang was an American... Topics: Conquest Of The Air, Air Power, north American P-51 Mustang, Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress
This 1941 U.S. Army Air Force training film shows how aerial bombs, fuzes, detonators and other components should be handled and loaded aboard aircraft.This film is part of the Periscope Film LLC archive, one of the largest historic military, transportation, and aviation stock footage collections in the USA. Entirely film backed, this material is available for licensing in 24p HD and 2k. For more information visit http://www.PeriscopeFilm.com Topics: Aerial Bomb, Air Force, Boeing B-17, Bombardier, Demoliton Bomb, Airplane, U.S. Air Force
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=whB7fB9LFtU&fmt=18 http://www.tankerenemy.com/2008/08/la-riscrittura-orwelliana-della-storia.html http://www.tankerenemy.com/2009/03/i-casini-di-cassinis.html http://www.tankerenemy.com/2009/10/memphis-belle-wwii-bomber-contrails-di.html The workhorse of misinformation is often represented by this footage from the movie. This is the documentary entitled: "the Memphis Belle: a story of a flying fortress". The document dates back to 1944. The 15th... Topics: menphis belle, epoxynous, contrailscience.com, hoax, contrails, scie chimiche, chemtrails, B-17,...
A historical narrative covering the creation and history of the Hobbs Army Air Field in Hobbs, New Mexico which was used as a B-17 transition training location during World War II. Topics: hobbs, new mexico, army air force, b-17, world war ii, aviation, flight school
Air Power is a historical educational television series broadcast in the 1950s over the CBS television network dealing with the rise of aviation as a military weapon. It starred Walter Cronkite as the narrator and featured a musical score by Norman Dello Joio.This episode of Air Power, "Target Ploesti", shows the raid on that manufacturing center. During the 1940s, everything mechanized used ball bearings and one of the major industries during World War II was ball-bearing... Topics: Television, Periscope Film, Stock Footage, Program, World War II, Ploesti Raid, Boeing B-17 Flying...
byOffice for Emergency Management. War Manpower Commission. Bureau of Training. National Youth Administration
On NYA work training projects. Boys work on milling machines and lathes, make dies, forge and shape metal for army cots, cut and shape sheet metal for oil cans, and pour lead casings. At Buffalo, N.Y. boys and girls machine small metal boxes for electrical units, work in a foundry, assemble gliders, and assist in the construction of Flying Fortresses in an aircraft plant.National Archives Identifier: 37228Local Identifier: 119.7* Creator(s): Office for Emergency Management. War Manpower... Topics: Airplanes, B-17 bomber, Gliders (Aeronautics), Machine-tools, Motion pictures, New York, Work,...
About the controversy, concerning the contrails already during the Second world war, we have often seen these photos. They are monochromatic and appear the result of manipulation rather than authentic photographs. If you look carefully each of these images presented by misinformation (see contrailscience.com, Paolo Attivissimo, C.I.C.A.P. and so on), it's obvious that something is wrong. Look at this picture. It shows some bombers which create persistent contrails. This picture should prove the... Topics: scie chimiche, chemtrails, false contrails, contrailscience.com, disinformazione, scie di condensa...
byVeteran Voices of Pittsburgh Oral History Initiative
Thomas Wiley of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania talks about his experiences as a B-17 pilot in the United States Army Air Corps during WWII, including raids against some of the most heavily fortified Allied targets in Europe. He recalls his experiences flying with the "Red Tails," the famed Tuskegee Airmen fighter pilots and bomber escorts. Recorded by TSVP as part of the Veteran Voices of Pittsburgh transmedia oral history initiative. Recorded at the Father Ryan Arts Center, McKees Rocks,... Topics: life stories, oral history, WWII, Pittsburgh, veterans, Italy, Germany, B-17 bomber, pilot Tuskegee...
Freely downloadable at the Internet Archive, where I first uploaded it. Extracted from Naval Photographic Center film # 2687 "Supplements To Navy In The Air PSL-719" Title cards: Building Airbase In China Supplies For MacArthur Blasting Japs At Salamaua [New Guinea] National Archives description:"5) LS Chinese making an airstrip by hand power.6) LS Bombs & trucks to be loaded and sent.7) DS Bombs are released from plane, Bouganvillea Explosions" National Archives... Topics: WWII, United States. Army AIr Forces, B-17 Bomber, United States. Navy, Bombing, Aerial, World War,...
Extracted from Naval Photographic Center film # 2687 "Supplements To Navy In The Air PSL-719" Footage of the 1st Schweinfurt Raid. National Archives description:"23) GV US Army air attack on Germany by B-17s and P-47s (MV)." National Archives Identifier: 76513 As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation to a veteran's charity of your choice and/or... Topics: United States. Navy, United States. Army Air Forces, Newsreel, WWII, World War II, Bombing, Aerial,...